Mom Armour

From the moment you choose to become a mom, you will find yourself to be the target of unsolicited advice. Whether your baby was planned or you tried to conceive for ages or you chose to adopt, everyone will have an opinion on everything. Put […]

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Youth Day

1 young man, many many cows. One of my favourite pics from #lesotho. In a land where cattle = wealth, this family responsibility is laid onto the shoulders of mere children, who have to answer the elders as to why the cattle aren’t thriving, and […]

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#RockingMotherhood

Finding time to write has been pretty elusive lately and the very idea of sitting down to confront this blinking cursor on a clean, white page has been almost, daunting. Maybe it’s like exercise, when you get in the zone you can just keep going […]

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Parents: You’re wrong

You’re never more wrong than when you’re a parent. So, before we begin, let’s define “a parent” shall we? Well, if you are ultimately responsible for a person under the age of 25, no matter how they came into your life, you’re a parent. This […]

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Outdated Education

When school and the need for breakfast, meet 😍 #homeschool #homeeconomics. Earlier this week, we learned to make pancakes, wrote the recipe from memory, then enjoyed deliciousness. Today, we did the same for mixed berry flapjacks #cooking #school #365homeschool A post shared by Tami (@rumtumtiggs) […]

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Home School: 8 months later

#hopscotch on the #beach at #sunset 🌄 #homeschooling A photo posted by Tami (@rumtumtiggs) on Aug 27, 2016 at 10:58pm PDT A child cannot learn if he/she feels threatened. Someone said this to me a few months ago and I can’t forget it. Especially when I […]

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Frazzled

I’ve been in such a funk lately that I’m trying to look at things differently. #blackandwhite History merely repeats itself. It has all been done before. Nothing under the sun is truly new. Ecclesiastes 1vs9 A photo posted by Tami (@rumtumtiggs) on Aug 16, 2016 […]

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Darkness almost won

This is why we #travel #southafrica 🚗 A photo posted by Tami (@rumtumtiggs) on Jul 13, 2016 at 8:51am PDT I had a bad day today. We have been exploring Empangeni over the last few days and we tried to be better prepared than we […]

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What may surprise you about Home School

Z1 found this weird branch in #tokai #forest this week. Anyone know what would make a #branch bend like this? #family #travel #roadtrippin #southafrica #play #discover A photo posted by Tami, Anton and the Zs (@tazzdiscovers) on Mar 4, 2016 at 10:32pm PST I know […]

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What you need to know about homeschool

This is what #homeschool looks like. We are giggling and reading Pamela Simpson’s Mai Tai the Monkey for #Grade5 set work #literature. #school #read #books #homeschooling #homeschoollife A photo posted by Tami, Anton and the Zs (@tazzdiscovers) on Jan 13, 2016 at 12:44am PST Some […]

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